Ahmed Ghadai

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Obstructive sleep apnea and chronic musculoskeletal pain both affect sleep. Sleep architecture of patients suffering from both is largely unknown. This study seeks to define the sleep architecture of patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain and obstructive sleep apnea. Patients with obstructive sleep apnea diagnosed by sleep study during the past 3 years(More)
Background: Coexistence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and chronic musculoskeletal pain (CMP) is common. Patients experiencing pain have a lower threshold for arousals associated with apnea episodes. Pain treatment with analgesics affects upper airway patency during sleep. Methods: Eighty-one patients with CMP, and 100 without, were evaluated using the(More)
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